Opening soundbite from a speech made by Dan O'Neil during the 1977 protests held in King George Square Square which resulted in hundreds of arrests of protesters engaged in peaceful civil disobedience.
Live music was free and available via wireless headphones for audience and passer bys.
The Stance - Brisbane was presented by Metro Arts as part of Slipstream Festival of Time Based Art 2015
Directed and Choreographed by Liesel Zink in collaboration with:
- Dancers Lauren Carr, Sammie Williams, Caitlin Mackenzie, Ting Chen, Amy Pan, Joshua Thomson, Rob Flehr, Charles Ball, Gabriel Comerford
- Sound Artist Mike Willmett
- Dramaturge Martyn Coutts
Produced by Leah Shelton with thanks to contribution of Britt Guy.
This project is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland and Creative Sparks which is a joint initative of Brisbane City Council and the Queensland Government. This project has also been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.